gallbladder

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a muscular sac attached to the liver that stores bile (secreted by the liver) until it is needed for digestion

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24 Also, the antibiotic practice may be influenced in critically ill patients (ASA III/IV) in whom recent studies suggests that they are at increased risk for extensive gallbladder inflammation with higher chances of morbidity and mortality as compared to otherwise healthy patients (ASAI/II).
It is the last stage of gallbladder inflammation which results from progressive vascular compromise and ischemia.
The Rayhanieh prison in Yarze has been deemed unsuitable by Assir and his attorney, who claim that he isn't receiving the necessary medication to treat his diabetes, anemia, and gallbladder inflammation.
In the case reported we consider gallbladder inflammation associated with primary EBV infection.
The development of gallbladder inflammation in AAC is traditionally believed to be secondary to ischaemia.